Synonyms of 'escort'
1 guardDictionary, protection, safeguard
He arrived with a police escort.
a heavily armed guard of police
Innocence is no protection from the evils in our society.
A system like ours lacks adequate safeguards for civil liberties.
Three of his bodyguards were injured in the attack.
Toby arrived with his train of medical students.
They travel in a convoy with armed guards.
He was surrounded by an entourage of aides.
She left, followed by her retinue.
The funeral cortege wound its way through the city.
2 companionDictionary, partner, attendant
My sister needed an escort for a company dinner.
accompanyDictionary, lead, partner
I escorted him to the door.
Ken agreed to accompany me on a trip to Africa.
He led him into the house.
He asked if he might conduct us to the ball.
He took the bewildered man by the arm and guided him out.
She was shepherded by her guards up the rear ramp of the aircraft.
He ordered the combined fleet to convoy troops to Naples.
They were quickly ushered away.
hold (someone's) hand
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An attendant is someone whose job is to serve or help people in a place such as a petrol station, a car park, or a cloakroom.
He was working as a car-park attendant.
A woman's beau is her boyfriend or lover.
She appeared with her new beau.
Thesaurus for escort from the Collins English Thesaurus
An escort is a person who travels with someone in order to protect or guard them.